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Medical Marijuana Appears to Be Beneficial: Study

Legal access to medical marijuana for medical, or other purpose is growing at a fast rate in the U.S. So far, the total number of states that have approved recreational use of this drug has reached to 28.

Researchers know that the leaves of marijuana herb contain Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) which is highly responsible for psychoactive effects. Medically, cannabis is regarded as a great alternate for physical ailments, such as arthritis and cancer symptoms. Cannabis is also prescribed to treat mental health issues, such as depression and anxiety.

According to a report, chronic pain is also added to the list of qualifying medical conditions to obtain the cannabis drug. The list is not elongated just like that. A thorough review of the scientific literature was conducted to take decision that this drug can offer certain benefits to the patients suffering from chronic pain. Medical marijuana is already helping several patients across the U.S. and adding chronic pain to the list of qualifying…

MMJ Card – Must For Marijuana Treatment, How You Could Get this?

In the recent times, the term marijuana has gained more popularity than anything else and this time the reason is completely different. Before going further, all you need to know is what is marijuana? So, for your information it is nothing, but is a plant which was earlier known as a drug plant whose parts mainly the leaves were used for intoxication because those contain Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), a psychoactive component. Due to the over consumption of marijuana many people had lost their lives, which was one of the reasons that pushed the US government to put a complete ban on its use.

Later it was found in the research that THC holds medicinal properties and could be used for the treatment of harmful diseases like cancer and AIDS. The process of using marijuana for medical purposes is known as medical marijuana (MMJ). This forced the state governments of many US states to lift the ban, however, there are some rules and regulations and every individual interested in this treatment …